In the Media

"It really broke my heart"

Published in The Canning Examiner newspaper on 17 July 2019. University of WA student Ranjana Varma discovered her life's purpose during her McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship at Huntington's WA.

1 August, 2019

Puppy cuddles better than coffee

Published in The Examiner newspaper on 4 July 2019. University of WA international student Anshu Chauhan made some furry friends during her Guide Dogs WA internship.

25 July, 2019

McCusker Centre for Citizenship students from cross-disciplines tackle high unemployment in Mirrabooka

Published in the Eastern Reporter on 7 February 2019. McCusker Centre for Citizenship's Wicked Problems students worked on different projects in a bid to increase employment in Mirrabooka.

20 March, 2019

Chill out room brings results

Published in the Armadale Examiner on 13 December 2018. Oak Soe Nathan designed a therapeutic sensory room for students at Challis Community Primary School that helps students' wellbeing and development.

13 December, 2018

What makes a good citizen?

On Focus with Nadia Mitsopoulos This panel discussion poses the question: What makes a good citizen?

6 November, 2018

Intern keen to give back with Pilbara charity Fair Game

Published in the Pilbara News on 10th July 2018. Read how Sports Science student, Riley Dolman, applied his skills in a real-world setting to help not-for-profit Fair Game.

10 August, 2018

Applecross student finishes UWA McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship with Mission Australia

Published in the Melville Times on 30th May 2018. Read about how Emily Bell helped Mission Australia improve drug and alcohol services for young people in the Pilbara and South West here

Winthrop UWA student on a mission to make a difference

Published in the Melville Times, June 29th 2017. Read the full article here.

UWA student and one of first McCusker Centre for Citizenship interns discovers ‘crazy’ statistics on youth during time with Youth Affairs Council of WA

Published in The Guardian Express, 23rd June 2016. Read the full article here.

Providing Opportuntities for 'Active Citizenship'

Published on Pro Bono, Australia, 6th December 2016. Read the full article here.